Jan 31st, 2018
UPDATED: The final data, based on the statistics gathered through March 1, 2018, is reflected in this Salary Survey Infographic. You can also use our Salary Survey Calculator to find more information based on your situation. AAPC credentials pave the way for many paths to success. With almost 13,000 responses to AAPC’s 2017 Salary Survey, ...
Feb 14th, 2017
The results are in! See how your salary stacks up in our 2016 Healthcare Business Salary Survey infographic. Furthering your education or adding a credential might be what it takes to send your salary soaring. If you’re new to medical coding, learn what credentials pay best and what you can expect in your region. Regardless of ...
Apply 14 strategies to help you climb your way to coding success. There are more than 120,000 certified medical coders in the United States. Some coders define their success by income; some by credentials; some by title; some by their responsibility; and some by many other benchmarks. How did those coders achieve their definition of ...
Member data shows it pays to keep adding letters after your name. The results are in! The AAPC 2015 Salary Survey gives us a good idea of what is going on in the healthcare business job market right now. Data shows our credentialed members are staying ahead of average inflation and unemployment rates in the ...
Mar 13th, 2015
by Pamela J. Haney, MS, RHIA, COC, CIC, CCS You have spent considerable time and money studying classification systems, understanding medical record documentation, and practicing coding medical charts. When your studies are complete, you are anxious to start your first coding job… but wait, there is one more important step in the process! Many coding students ...